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Billboard Hot 100

Week of October 16, 1993

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Peak Pos.
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  • 1
    • Dreamlover

      Mariah Carey
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

M.Carey, D.Hall

Producer(s):

M.Carey, D.Hall, W.Afanasieff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 2
    • Right Here (Human Nature)/Downtown

      SWV
    • 2
    • 2
    • 14
      • 2
      • 2
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

B.A.Morgan, J.Bettis, S.Porcaro, G.Parker, K.Ortiz, G.Gomez

Producer(s):

B.A.Morgan, G.Parker

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3
    • The River Of Dreams

      Billy Joel
    • 4
    • 3
    • 12
      • 4
      • 3
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

W.Joel

Producer(s):

D.Kortchmar, J.Nicolo

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 4
    • Whoomp! (There It Is)

      Tag Team
    • 3
    • 2
    • 21
      • 3
      • 2
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

Tag Team

Producer(s):

Tag Team

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Life/Bellmark

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 5
    • Just Kickin' It

      Xscape
    • 13
    • 5
    • 5
      • 13
      • 5
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Dupri Mauldin, M.L.Seal, Jr.

Producer(s):

J.Dupri

Imprint/Promotion Label:

So So Def/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 6
    • I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)

      Meat Loaf
    • 9
    • 6
    • 5
      • 9
      • 6
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Steinman

Producer(s):

J.Steinman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 7
    • If

      Janet Jackson
    • 5
    • 4
    • 13
      • 5
      • 4
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis

Producer(s):

Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8
    • All That She Wants

      Ace Of Base
    • 21
    • 8
    • 5
      • 21
      • 8
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Joker, Linn, Jenny, Buddha

Producer(s):

Pop, Joker, Buddha

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 9
    • Another Sad Love Song

      Toni Braxton
    • 7
    • 7
    • 16
      • 7
      • 7
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface, D.Simmons

Producer(s):

LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons

Imprint/Promotion Label:

LaFace/Arista

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 10
    • Hey Mr. D.J.

      Zhane
    • 14
    • 10
    • 8
      • 14
      • 10
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Gist, Brown, Criss, Zhane, Bahr, Ware, Grey

Producer(s):

Naughty By Nature

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Flavor Unit/Epic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11
    • Can't Help Falling In Love (From "Sliver")

      UB40
    • 6
    • 1
    • 23
      • 6
      • 1
      • 23
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Songwriter(s):

G.D.Weiss, H.E.Peretti, L.F.Creatore

Producer(s):

UB40

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 12
    • Anniversary

      Tony Toni Tone
    • 23
    • 12
    • 4
      • 23
      • 12
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Raphael Saadiq, C.Wheeler

Producer(s):

Tony Toni Tone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Wing/IDJMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • I Get Around

      2Pac
    • 11
    • 11
    • 16
      • 11
      • 11
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

T.A.Shakur, D.Anderson, R.Troutman, L.Troutman, S.Murdock

Producer(s):

D.J.Daryl

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Interscope

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 14
    • Two Steps Behind (From "Last Action Hero")

      Def Leppard
    • 15
    • 14
    • 6
      • 15
      • 14
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

J.Elliott

Producer(s):

Woodroffe, Collen, Elliott, Savage, Campbell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

Gains In Performance

  • 15
    • Cryin'

      Aerosmith
    • 12
    • 12
    • 12
      • 12
      • 12
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

S.Tyler, J.Perry, T.Rhodes

Producer(s):

B.Fairbairn

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Geffen

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 16
    • Sweat (A La La La La Long)

      Inner Circle
    • 17
    • 16
    • 11
      • 17
      • 16
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

I.Lewis

Producer(s):

I.Lewis, T.Harvey, R.Lewis

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Big Beat/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 17
    • Will You Be There

      Michael Jackson
    • 8
    • 7
    • 14
      • 8
      • 7
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

M.J.Jackson

Producer(s):

M.Jackson, B.Swedien

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MJJ/Epic Soundtrax/Epic

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 18
    • What Is Love

      Haddaway
    • 22
    • 18
    • 8
      • 22
      • 18
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

D.Halligan, Torello

Producer(s):

Halligan, Torello

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 19
    • Reason To Believe

      Rod Stewart
    • 19
    • 19
    • 10
      • 19
      • 19
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

T. Hardin

Producer(s):

P.Leonard

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Baby I'm Yours

      Shai
    • 16
    • 10
    • 20
      • 16
      • 10
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

C.Martin, M.Gay

Producer(s):

C.Martin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gasoline Alley/MCA

  • 21
    • Runaway Train

      Soul Asylum
    • 10
    • 5
    • 19
      • 10
      • 5
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

D.Pirner

Producer(s):

M.Beinhorn

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 22
    • Lately

      Jodeci
    • 18
    • 4
    • 19
      • 18
      • 4
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

S.H.Morris

Producer(s):

D.Swing

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Uptown/MCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 23
    • Boom! Shake The Room

      Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
    • 20
    • 13
    • 11
      • 20
      • 13
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Smith, Haggard, Williams, Mayberry, Webster, Pierce, Napier, Morris

Producer(s):

Mr. Lee

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Jive

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 24
    • Soul To Squeeze (From "Coneheads")

      Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 25
    • 23
    • 8
      • 25
      • 23
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

A. Keidis, Flea, J.Frusciante, C.Smith

Producer(s):

R.Rubin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • Hey Jealousy

      Gin Blossoms
    • 26
    • 25
    • 13
      • 26
      • 25
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

D. Hopkins

Producer(s):

J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • No Rain

      Blind Melon
    • 33
    • 26
    • 9
      • 33
      • 26
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Blind Melon

Producer(s):

R.Parashar, Blind Melon

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Rain

      Madonna
    • 28
    • 14
    • 13
      • 28
      • 14
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

M.Ciccone, S.Pettibone

Producer(s):

Madonna, S.Pettibone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Maverick/Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 28
    • One Last Cry

      Brian McKnight
    • 24
    • 13
    • 19
      • 24
      • 13
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

B.McKnight, B.M.Barnes, M.Barnes

Producer(s):

B.McKnight, B.Barnes

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 29
    • Insane In The Brain

      Cypress Hill
    • 27
    • 19
    • 15
      • 27
      • 19
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

L.Freese, S.Reyes, L.Muggerud

Producer(s):

D.J.Muggs

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ruffhouse/Columbia

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 30
    • Hopelessly

      Rick Astley
    • 31
    • 30
    • 7
      • 31
      • 30
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.Astley, R.Fisher

Producer(s):

G.Stevenson, R.Astley

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

Gains In Performance

  • 31
    • Very Special

      Big Daddy Kane Feat. Spinderella, L. Williams & K. Anderson
    • 36
    • 31
    • 15
      • 36
      • 31
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

W. Jeffrey, L. Peters

Producer(s):

Big Daddy Kane

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cold Chillin'/Reprise

  • 32
    • If I Had No Loot

      Tony Toni Tone
    • 32
    • 7
    • 19
      • 32
      • 7
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

Raphael Saadiq, J.Bautista, W.Harris

Producer(s):

Tony Toni Tone

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Wing/IDJMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • I Don't Wanna Fight (From "What's Love Got To Do With It")

      Tina Turner
    • 30
    • 9
    • 21
      • 30
      • 9
      • 21
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Songwriter(s):

S.Duberry, Lulu, B.Lawrie

Producer(s):

C.Lord-Alge, R.Davies

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 34
    • Let Me Ride

      Dr. Dre
    • 39
    • 34
    • 4
      • 39
      • 34
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

A.R.Young, C.C.Broadus Jr.

Producer(s):

Dr. Dre

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Death Row/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 35
    • Ruffneck

      MC Lyte
    • 44
    • 35
    • 14
      • 44
      • 35
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

MC Lyte, A.Davidson, M.Riley, Jr., W.Scott

Producer(s):

M.Riley, A.Davidson, W.Scott

Imprint/Promotion Label:

First Priority/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 36
    • Everybody Hurts

      R.E.M.
    • 48
    • 36
    • 6
      • 48
      • 36
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

W.T.Berry, P.Buck, M.Mills, M.Stipe

Producer(s):

S.Litt, R.E.M.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 37
    • Break It Down Again

      Tears For Fears
    • 29
    • 25
    • 14
      • 29
      • 25
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

R.Orzabal, A.Griffiths

Producer(s):

T.Palmer, R.Orzabal, A.Griffiths

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 38
    • Something In Your Eyes

      Bell Biv DeVoe
    • 40
    • 38
    • 9
      • 40
      • 38
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Babyface

Producer(s):

LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons

Imprint/Promotion Label:

MCA

Gains In Performance